Discovery certificate for object 2018dvc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 20570 [ 2018TNSTR.979....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-14 00:05:26
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018dvc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abgiqgn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:50:59.997 (282.7499874) DEC = +32:53:46.80 (32.8963333)
Discovery date: 2018-07-06 09:07:12.000 (JD=2458305.88)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-06 09:07:12.000
Flux: 19.5 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-06 07:36:28
Limiting flux: 20.72 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: